18th February – 15th April 2017 In partnership with Leicester Print Workshop, a touring exhibition of contemporary fine art mini-prints by local and international printmakers. The panel made up of curators and printmakers received 631 prints from artists across the world and selected 150 images that measure no more than 100 square cm. Works on […]
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Venice Residency This new series of prints includes etching, drypoint, collagraph and carborundum generated by a residency at the Venice School of Graphic Arts and Department of Micrology, exploring water from Venice canals. “My research is a very exploratory and dreamy look at the life of the canals in Venice. I am fascinated by the […]
In association with the Emma Mason GalleryRobert Tavener Linocuts The Print Process as ‘A String Quartet’ 8 August – 19 September 2015 Whether images of boats, guardsmen, cathedrals, or rolling landscapes Robert Tavener’s prints are varied, beautiful, bold and colourful; “My subject matter is a personal interpretation of the richness, variety, beauty, and underlying relationship with […]
Jenny Thomas – Same, but Different West Yorkshire Print Workshop Gallery 27 June – 25 July 2015 Artist Talk & Demonstration: Thursday 9 July 2015, 6pm – 8pm Jenny Thomas is a printmaker whose work is inspired by both urban and rural landscapes. She works from memory using a variety of relief printmaking techniques in combination, […]
Pressing Identities Contemporary Printmakers from India and Sri Lanka Artists in Conversation and Closing Party: Saturday 20 June 2015, 4.30pm We are pleased to announce that artists Preeti Sood and Sumi Perera will be at West Yorkshire Print Workshop on 20th June discussing their intricate works and unique printmaking processes. Join us from 4.30pm to hear […]
Contemporary Printmakers from India and Sri Lanka Pressing Identities brings together the work of four contemporary artists all exploring notions of belonging, displacement and personal cultural heritage through the medium of printmaking. The exhibition investigates the disparate ways in which these artists express, celebrate and question the idiosyncrasies of their ethnic origins, having been born […]
Last year friends, members and supporters helped WYPW raise £107 for this great cause. This year we hope to raise even more money! So do join us in the gallery at WYPW in Mirfield for coffee, cake, chat & colouring in… Friday 26th September 11.00am until 2.00pm It will be good to see you!
West Yorkshire Print Workshop is pleased to announce that registration for the annual Flourish Award is now open. For further information and to submit your prints, please click here.
Scarlette Homeshaw, our 2013 Flourish Printmakers Award winner, has an exhibition at the Huddersfield Art Gallery from the 19th June to the 6th September 2014. This exhibition will showcase the work of Scarlette Homeshaw, winner of last year’s West Yorkshire Print Workshop Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking. Reduction linocuts made between 2012 and present […]
On Thursday 10 April, five first year students from Batley School of Art and Design will be presenting InDev, an exhibition of photography, at WYPW. The five students, who are on the BA in Contemporary Photographic Arts, will be exhibiting traditional black and white photography- works that they have developed over the course of their […]
Judges for the WYPW Flourish Award 2013 Find out more about the Flourish Award, simply click here Judging of the Flourish Exhibition begins Monday 30th September – Friday 4th October 2013 Joanna Bourne – Artist/Printmaker A printmaker based in Newcastle upon Tyne. Joanna has been printmaking for the last 20 years, specialising in linocut, woodcut and drypoint. She […]
We have organised a Print Making Online Exhibition in partnership with the Cooper Gallery, Barnsley. The group show features work by seventeen professional printmakers from around the country. Sited within the main exhibition spaces at the Cooper Gallery, The Art of Printmaking highlights the different printmaking techniques used today, including etching, engraving, lino and wood […]
We are very excited to be launching a new range of WYPW merchandise on the 1st August. This will include Tote Bags, T shirts, Tea Towels this will be permanently available from the gallery and online via our new online store. Printable area for tshirt Printable area for tote bag We are providing an open […]